Arts

Kendrick Lamar, "DAMN."
Music

Kendrick Lamar, "DAMN."

Kendrick Lamar, "DAMN."

Kendrick Lamar, "DAMN."
Music

A ‘DAMN.’ Disappointment from a Prodigious Artist

Lamar may be more brilliant and more nuanced than other rappers. He may be flat out more talented than anyone in the general vicinity of a microphone. But on “DAMN,” he does his best to obscure that ability almost beyond recognition.

Kingdom of the Young cover
Books

Kingdom of the Young cover

Kingdom of the Young cover
Books

'Kingdom of the Young': When Style Ruins a Story

Edie Meidav’s short story anthology “Kingdom of the Young” fails to meet high expectations: Though her previous three novels were universally acclaimed, her first anthology does not live up to the hype.

In The Heights
Theater

In The Heights

Julia I. Biedry ‘17 dances with Maria Victoria Paredes ’20 and Nick D. Hornedo ‘19 in TEATRO!’s In the Heights.

In The Heights
Theater

Salsa, Sparks, and Song: TEATRO!’s ‘In the Heights’

“In the Heights” soared to new levels of theatrical achievement, showcasing student excellence in acting and directing, while also giving voice to the Latino immigrant experience.

Identities
Arts

Identities

Roscoe M. Curry
Visual Arts

Roscoe M. Curry

Roscoe M. Curry, Boston-based photographer.

Ammunition Rehearsal
Theater

Ammunition Rehearsal

Bobby Malley ’20 and Rory K. Wakeford ’20 rehearse as Wallace and Natalie, respectively.

Ammunition Rehearsal
Theater

‘Ammunition’: A Musical Take on American Women in the War

When the war is over and the men return from combat, the women who want to continue working must grapple with pay inequality and the loss of much of the recognition and freedom they had enjoyed.

SMFA Student Art
Visual Arts

SMFA Student Art

Student art hangs in the halls of the SMFA in Boston, where students can pursue undergraduate and graduate studies in arts.

Nancy Bauer
Visual Arts

Nancy Bauer

The Crimson sat down with Nancy F. Bauer ‘82, newly appointed dean of the School of the Museum of Fine Arts.

archer
Arts

archer

Joel Janowitz
Visual Arts

Joel Janowitz

Joel Janowitz motions to his painting inspired by construction work in his local Cambridge, part of his latest series of local protected trees.

Fresh Paint
Visual Arts

Fresh Paint

Fresh paint sits on the pallet at Joel Janowitz’s South End studio.